Welcome to the C.M. Stripling Irrigation Research Park Website!

The University of Georgia’s Stripling Irrigation Research Park (SIRP) is a state-of-the-art irrigation research and education center located in the heart of the Dougherty Plain of Georgia, on Georgia Highway 37 between Camilla and Newton. SIRP’s primary research involves cutting-edge technologies in the field of precision irrigation and precision agriculture.
With a commitment to leadership and problem-solving, SIRP assists in an agricultural-based economy that relies considerably on a critical but finite resource: water. Current research studies focus on water conservation as well as water management using a variety of smart systems for irrigation.
  • Upcoming Events

    • September 23, 2014
      • Small and Beginning Vegetable Farmers Workshop
        11:00 am - 2:30 pm
        Location: Oglethorpe County Extension Office 55 Oglethorpe Dr. Crawford, GA 30630
      • Public Hearing – Flint River Drought Protection Act
        6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
        Location: Mitchell EMC, 475 Cairo Rd, Camilla, GA, United States
    • November 12, 2014
      • CI Crop Mgmt Seminar & Workshops
        through November 14, 2014
        Location: UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center
    • January 5, 2015
      • 2015 Beltwide Cotton Conference
        through January 8, 2015
        Location: San Antonio, TX, USA